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The Rusty Bicycle

$$ - $$$, British,
28 Magdalen Road, Oxford OX4 1RB, England
+44 1865 435298
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“burgers” (45 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
28 Magdalen Road, Oxford OX4 1RB, England
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you like a good burger then this is your place. I’ve tasted many burgers in different places and I have to say the rusty is definitely the best! The autumn coleslaw is also very tasty the mint is a lovely refreshing extra. I would...More

Thank shinny_d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for dinner after work with colleagues. They serve a good range of draught beers and a couple of ciders. I had the L'ala Falco pizza, you can really taste the quality of the ingredients. The pizza was stone baked which made a big difference...More

Thank Laura H
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

and your an incredible customer Laura, we really appreciate your positive vibes toward our pizza and remember its only £5 from Tuesday to Friday lunchtimes cheers

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute great place! Have visited several times with mates and each time the staff are welcoming and is always a warm atmosphere! The food (especially pizza) is great and the smoking area is one of the best in oxford with sheltered tables with heaters as...More

Thank Zachary H
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

cheers to you zachary h. you are more than welcome back any time

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great family owned pub where everyone who works there really cares whether you enjoyed the food. Great pizza, burgers and a surprisingly delicious vegetarian salad with quinoa, broccoli, cauliflower, greens and a tasty dressing. Really enjoyed our meal!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you very much for your review

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Was originally meant to go to another pub in the area however the kitchen was closed, so we found the Rusty Bicycle. Had the Dodo Burger which is half price on a Monday so was only £4. The burger and bun were perfect, as well...More

Thank KSCOTT1995
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much KSCOTT1995 . All our burgers are made freshly on site from 100% beef so its good to hear that it's passing your high standards. If you're interested in our drinks range why not pop down between 5 and 7 Monday to...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We live around the corner from the Rusty and are often tempted in for a burger on a Monday when the Dodo burger is half price. We are also tempted in on many other occasions I can safely say these are the second best burgers...More

Thank Briony B
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

briony b ,what can we say other than thanks for your lovely review.

Reviewed 28 September 2017

The burgers here are to die for! I shared the Big 'D' burger and had half of the Truffle Funghi Pizza with some Rosemary Salted Fries on the side. The pizza was also delicious but the burgers are definitely something to rave about. All reasonably...More

Thank littlelavish
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thanks hicjen, all the staff and especially the chefs appreciate your comments as we work hard to ensure we deliver on what we think are really the best burgers in oxford and maybe the whole country thanks again

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Was surprised to find this lovely little place. Food was nicely cooked and well presented nice atmosphere and friendly staff will definitely return. Point off for cold chips!!More

Thank Rocksteadycrew22
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

thanks for spending the time to leave us a review Rocksteadycrew22. sorry to hear about the cold chips that certainly isn't how I like to have them so I don't expect you to have them that way either. next time you come in say hello...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Great food, great atmosphere, great staff. Our very reliable local. Pizzas are particularly good (sourdough). Breakfast was also excellent.

Thank Aoife O
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

And we couldn't be happier that you love us Aoife O. we really appreciate your lovely comments and hope to see you soon

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Enjoyed very tasty burgers on the bargain menu, whole family had these tasty treats. Staff friendly, small garden with unique sheds to shelter under

Thank sixtyschick
Rob S, General Manager at The Rusty Bicycle, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi there, Glad to hear you enjoyed the burgers - they're ground in house every day! Hope to see you again soon (come back on a monday - burgers are 1/2 price!!)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Magdalen Road, Oxford OX4 1RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 435298
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